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ο-contract Verb; 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: ἀμαυρόω

Structure: ἀμαυρό (Stem) + ω (Ending)

Etym.: from a)mauro/s


  1. to make dim, faint, obscure, to impair, to become dim, suffer eclipse, to disappear


Present tense

1st person2nd person3rd person
IndicativeSingular ἀμαύρω ἀμαύροις ἀμαύροι
Dual ἀμαύρουτον ἀμαύρουτον
Plural ἀμαύρουμεν ἀμαύρουτε ἀμαύρουσιν*
SubjunctiveSingular ἀμαύρω ἀμαύροις ἀμαύροι
Dual ἀμαύρωτον ἀμαύρωτον
Plural ἀμαύρωμεν ἀμαύρωτε ἀμαύρωσιν*
OptativeSingular ἀμαύροιμι ἀμαύροις ἀμαύροι
Dual ἀμαύροιτον ἀμαυροίτην
Plural ἀμαύροιμεν ἀμαύροιτε ἀμαύροιεν
ImperativeSingular ἀμαῦρου ἀμαυροῦτω
Dual ἀμαύρουτον ἀμαυροῦτων
Plural ἀμαύρουτε ἀμαυροῦντων, ἀμαυροῦτωσαν
Infinitive ἀμαύρουν
Participle MasculineFeminineNeuter
ἀμαυρων ἀμαυρουντος ἀμαυρουσα ἀμαυρουσης ἀμαυρουν ἀμαυρουντος
1st person2nd person3rd person
IndicativeSingular ἀμαύρουμαι ἀμαύροι ἀμαύρουται
Dual ἀμαύρουσθον ἀμαύρουσθον
Plural ἀμαυροῦμεθα ἀμαύρουσθε ἀμαύρουνται
SubjunctiveSingular ἀμαύρωμαι ἀμαύροι ἀμαύρωται
Dual ἀμαύρωσθον ἀμαύρωσθον
Plural ἀμαυρώμεθα ἀμαύρωσθε ἀμαύρωνται
OptativeSingular ἀμαυροίμην ἀμαύροιο ἀμαύροιτο
Dual ἀμαύροισθον ἀμαυροίσθην
Plural ἀμαυροίμεθα ἀμαύροισθε ἀμαύροιντο
ImperativeSingular ἀμαύρου ἀμαυροῦσθω
Dual ἀμαύρουσθον ἀμαυροῦσθων
Plural ἀμαύρουσθε ἀμαυροῦσθων, ἀμαυροῦσθωσαν
Infinitive ἀμαύρουσθαι
Participle MasculineFeminineNeuter
ἀμαυρουμενος ἀμαυρουμενου ἀμαυρουμενη ἀμαυρουμενης ἀμαυρουμενον ἀμαυρουμενου

Imperfect tense

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • βασκανία γὰρ φαυλότητοσ ἀμαυροῖ τὰ καλά, καὶ ρεμβασμὸσ ἐπιθυμίασ μεταλλεύει νοῦν ἄκακον. (Septuagint, Liber Sapientiae 4:12)
  • κάμινον φυσῶν ἐν ἔργοισ καύματοσ, τριπλασίωσ ἥλιοσ ἐκκαίων ὄρη. ἀτμίδασ πυρώδεισ ἐκφυσῶν καὶ ἐκλάμπων ἀκτῖνασ ἀμαυροῖ ὀφθαλμούσ. (Septuagint, Liber Sirach 43:4)
  • "μηδ’ ἀμαύρου, φησί, τέρψιν ἐν βίῳ· (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, Book 12, book 12, chapter 510)
  • Ἀμαυροῖ δὲ ἑκατέρασ ἐν χρόνῳ καὶ μετὰ χρόνον ἡ ἔξωθεν συνεχὴσ ἐπεισκριθεῖσα καὶ ἐπὶ πολλὸν χρόνον στερεμνίωσ πᾶσι τοῖσ μέλεσι διαπλεκεῖσα. (Hippocrates, Hippocrates Collected Works I, , v.1)
  • Ἀντιφῶν ἰδίῳ φέγγει λάμπειν τὴν σελήνην, τὸ δ’ ἀποκρυπτόμενον περὶ αὐτὴν ὑπὸ τῆσ προσβολῆσ τοῦ ἡλίου ἀμαυροῦσθαι, πεφυκότοσ τοῦ ἰσχυροτέρου πυρὸσ τὸ ἀσθενέστερον ἀμαυροῦν· (Pseudo-Plutarch, Placita Philosophorum, book 2, 1:2)

Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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